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Two Academic Groups Urge University of Michigan to Reconsider Sanctions Against Professors Who Won’t Recommend Students for Israel Study

Two leading academic groups called on the University of Michigan to withhold from sanctioning instructors who refused to write letters of recommendation for students who...

October 19, 2018 5:03 pm

New York GOP Candidate Chele Farley Ahead of Debate With Incumbent Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand: ‘She Turned Her Back on Israel’

On Sunday night, Chele Farley will take the stage for a televised debate with her opponent, the incumbent New York Democratic Party Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, in what will be the best opportunity she has to persuade New...

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley Jokes About Getting ‘Shiksa’ Nickname From Jews

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley had the audience laughing when she joked about both Jews and Iran at an event on Thursday night in New York City. During her keynote speech at the Alfred...

Germany’s Merkel to Attend Syria Summit in Istanbul

Chancellor Angela Merkel will attend the Istanbul summit on Syria that was earlier announced by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, a German government spokeswoman said on Friday. The spokeswoman said the focus of the discussions between...

October 19, 2018 11:04 am

Russian President Putin Claims Islamic State Has Seized 700 Hostages In Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Islamic State militants had seized nearly 700...

October 19, 2018 10:28 am

Special Report: Why Poland Fell Out of Step With Europe

Last winter, Monika Pawlik spent her days crawling through mud and digging trenches in frozen...

October 19, 2018 10:24 am

Report: Russia Transfers Upgraded S-300 Missile Batteries to Syria

JNS.org - Moscow has transferred three advanced S-300PM anti-aircraft batteries to the Syrian regime, Russian news...

October 19, 2018 10:24 am

Anti-Money-Laundering Body Gives Iran Until February to Complete Reforms

The international group that monitors money laundering worldwide said on Friday Iran had until February...

October 19, 2018 9:53 am

US, Israel, Colombia Reveal Maduro Accomplice Is Connected to Hezbollah

JNS.org - Investigations from the United States, Israel and Colombia have linked, through several financial transactions,...

October 19, 2018 5:03 pm

Two Academic Groups Urge University of Michigan to Reconsider Sanctions Against Professors Who Won’t Recommend Students for Israel Study

Two leading academic groups called on the University of Michigan to withhold from sanctioning instructors who refused to write letters of recommendation for students who sought...

October 19, 2018 4:36 pm

New York GOP Candidate Chele Farley Ahead of Debate With Incumbent Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand: ‘She Turned Her Back on Israel’

On Sunday night, Chele Farley will take the stage for a televised debate with her opponent, the incumbent New York Democratic Party Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, in what...

October 19, 2018 4:18 pm

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley Jokes About Getting ‘Shiksa’ Nickname From Jews

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley had the audience laughing when she joked about both Jews and Iran at an event on Thursday night...

October 19, 2018 12:19 pm

Germany’s Merkel to Attend Syria Summit in Istanbul

Chancellor Angela Merkel will attend the Istanbul summit on Syria that was earlier announced by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, a German government spokeswoman said...

October 19, 2018 11:04 am

Russian President Putin Claims Islamic State Has Seized 700 Hostages In Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Islamic State militants had seized nearly 700 hostages in part of Syria controlled by US-backed forces and...

October 19, 2018 10:28 am

Special Report: Why Poland Fell Out of Step With Europe

Last winter, Monika Pawlik spent her days crawling through mud and digging trenches in frozen ground, training for Poland's home guard. Her daughter, Helena, hadn't...

October 19, 2018 10:24 am

Report: Russia Transfers Upgraded S-300 Missile Batteries to Syria

JNS.org - Moscow has transferred three advanced S-300PM anti-aircraft batteries to the Syrian regime, Russian news outlet Izvestia reported on Friday. The S-300PM is more sophisticated than...

October 19, 2018 10:24 am

Anti-Money-Laundering Body Gives Iran Until February to Complete Reforms

The international group that monitors money laundering worldwide said on Friday Iran had until February to complete reforms that would bring it into line with...

October 19, 2018 9:53 am

US, Israel, Colombia Reveal Maduro Accomplice Is Connected to Hezbollah

JNS.org - Investigations from the United States, Israel and Colombia have linked, through several financial transactions, Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro’s alleged accomplice Alex Saab to Hezbollah. Saab...

October 19, 2018 9:47 am

California Democratic Congressman Denounces Upcoming SJP Conference

JNS.org - US Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Calif.) denounced the upcoming annual National Students for Justice in Palestine Conference at UCLA. “Throughout the country, members of SJP have posted...

October 19, 2018 8:37 am

Hungary’s New Holocaust Museum Divides Jews, Faces ‘Whitewash’ Accusations

A planned new Holocaust museum in Budapest has divided Hungary's Jewish community and triggered international concerns that it will downplay the wartime role of Hungarians in...

October 18, 2018 5:02 pm

UK City Council Adopts Internationally-Recognized Antisemitism Definition

The city council of Brighton and Hove in England passed a resolution on Thursday adopting an internationally-recognized definition of antisemitism, drawing praise from leaders of the local...

October 18, 2018 2:39 pm

American UN Envoy Haley Calls Out Iranian Regime Over Use of Child Soldiers

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley called out the Iranian regime on Thursday over its use of child soldiers. “Some in the international community still...

October 18, 2018 11:52 am

Israeli UN Ambassador: Palestinian Authority Leader Abbas Has ‘Done Nothing but Inspire Rampant Culture of Hate’

Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon excoriated Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas in a speech to the Security Council on Thursday. Addressing the body's...

Culture

American Actress Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Jewish Prayer Book Up for Auction

JNS.org - A Jewish prayer book that belonged to American actress Marilyn Monroe has...

‘Observance’: A Touching, Relevant Play About Modern Judaism

Tracey Goldblum wants her daughter to stop smoking marijuana, practice safe sex, and avoid punching men in the face. Her...

Features

The Man Who Chose Israel

I am the CEO of the Israel Scholarship Education Foundation. This organization, founded in 1977, helps young people in Israel’s...

Report: Hezbollah Hacked Into Mobile Devices Worldwide

Hezbollah hackers used "catfishing" techniques on social media to infiltrate mobile devices worldwide, according to a release from the Czech...

UCI Preparing to Refer Anti-Israel Disrupters to Prosecution

Campus police at University of California, Irvine will in the near future refer anti-Israel disruptors of a May 3, 2018...

Opinion

New Palestinian Islamic Jihad Leader ‘Will Seek to Satisfy Iran’

JNS.org - Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ), the second-largest armed terrorist faction in the Gaza Strip, announced at the end of last month that it had a new leader. Ziad al-Nakhleh, formerly...

Israel

Netanyahu Hails Former PM Rabin as ‘Patriot of the First Rank’ ...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed his predecessor Yitzhak Rabin as a "Zionist patriot of the first rank" in a special...

Middle East

Iran Names New Economy Minister in Reshuffle as US Sanctions Bite

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani appointed academic Farhad Dejpasand as the new economy and finance minister in a cabinet reshuffle on Sunday, state television reported, as the country faces mounting US...

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